Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Number of victims of intentional homicide

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This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.

Indicator available

Citywide Homicide

Indicator description
Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

Unit of measurement

Number

Definitions

The total homicide number includes victims who were assaulted in previous years, but died in 2017, and/or death investigations ruled as homicides in 2017 by the Los Angeles County, Department of Medical Examiner - Coroner.

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WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment

Aligns to WCCD 14.2 - Number of Homicides per 100k; WCCD 14.5 Response Time for Police Department

Other information

Data gathered from City of Los Angeles Police Department Crime & Initiatives Report

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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Number of victims of intentional homicide per 100,000 population, by sex and age

Indicator number

16.1.1

Target name

Significantly reduce all forms of violence and related death rates everywhere

Target number

16.1

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

1

UN custodian agency

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) World Health Organization (WHO)

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Source 1

Organisation

City of Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), 2018 LAPD Crime & Initiatives Report

Periodicity
Earliest available data
Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

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Next release
Statistical classification
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Source 2

Organisation

World Council on City Data

Periodicity
Earliest available data
Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

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Release date
Next release
Statistical classification
Contact details
Other information